American Pickers Season 1
S01 E01Jan 18, 2010
Big Bear Jan 18, 2010 On the series premiere of American Pickers, Mike and Frank hunt for collectibles in Central Iowa, try to break the ice with an avid collector who's reluctant to sell, track down a retired carnie with an awesome collection of vintage rides, and come across an iconic mechanical statue once so famous most of America knew it by name.
S01 E02Jan 25, 2010
Super Scooter Jan 25, 2010 This time on American Pickers... Mike combs through the Goat Man's amazing Iowa junkyard. An Illinois couple's home proves to be a collector's paradise. The boys work on a prolific car collector who's reluctant to sell. Danielle uncovers a pricey, one-of-a-kind Vespa passenger scooter. And, following their instincts, the guys meet a gracious 84-year-old woman who opens the doors to her untouched collections.
S01 E03Feb 1, 2010
White Castle on the Farm Feb 1, 2010 This time on American Pickers... Mike and Frank spot a White Castle burger joint on an Ohio farmer's front lawn and discover his extraordinary collection of vintage buildings and vehicles. A promising Iowa home reportedly packed with antiques yields everything but. And, the guys hit pay dirt when they visit a sprawling 880,000-square-foot former factory home.
S01 E04Feb 8, 2010
Invisible Pump Feb 8, 2010 This time on American Pickers... Mike and Frank stumble upon a potential mega-pick in Northeast Iowa, but will it yield any treasures? Danielle has a lead on a rare, 15-gallon antique gas pump. The guys explore an 1879 Illinois opera house that hasn't been touched since the 1930s. And, Mike introduces Frank to a 94-year-old master collector. Can they pick the picker?
S01 E05Feb 15, 2010
Back Breaker Feb 15, 2010 This time on American Pickers... Mike's hurt his back but can't afford time off to recuperate. The guys dive into a 92-year-old Iowa farmer's unbelievable collection but make a huge mistake in the process. Mike and Frank counsel a prolific Ohio collector reluctant to part with his magnificent jukebox. And, after kicking it into high gear in Charlie's motorcycle-packed outbuilding, Mike's back takes a turn for the worse.
S01 E06Mar 1, 2010
Mole Man Mar 1, 2010 This time on American Pickers... Mike and Frank bet who's the best picker, and the booby prize is washing their filthy van. Working against the clock, the guys try to strike a deal in a savvy seller's jam-packed barn. They meet master picker 'Mole Man' Ron and tour his 26-room underground lair. Danielle introduces the guys to a professional farm scavenger. And, John's closed-down Illinois museum is full of Americana but will he sell them anything?
S01 E07Mar 8, 2010
Frank's Gamble Mar 8, 2010 This time on American Pickers... the guys stumble across an amazing family junkyard in Maryland. Frank offers big money for a 1939 Plymouth coupe but the collector doesn't seem to want to part with it. The guys luck seems to be taking a positive turn when they get a warm welcome and a shot of tequila at Warren's New Hampshire home before finding the mother lode of rare bikes and motorbikes.
S01 E08Mar 15, 2010
5 Acres of Junk Mar 15, 2010 This time on American Pickers... Mike and Frank are in New Orleans where they scour an antique dealer's sprawling collection, meet a relic hunter with dinosaur fossils, and then find a pair of rare visible gas pumps just down the road. Vic's automotive graveyard proves to be a picker's paradise. And, Danielle finds a local buyer who might make the day a total success.
S01 E09Mar 22, 2010
Bigfoot in Alabama Mar 22, 2010 This time on American Pickers... While visiting a Mississippi motorbike collector, Mike spots a rare 1969 Kawasaki muscle bike. The guys head to Alabama where they find a prolific car hobbyist whose yard looks like a vintage parking lot. They scour the bizarre collection at the Alabama Museum of Wonder where everything is for sale, and then catch a lucky break in a Birmingham scooter shop.
S01 E10Mar 29, 2010
Know When to Fold Mar 29, 2010 This time on American Pickers... Mike and Frank stumble upon a massive junkyard and closed-down family flea market. They tour an amazing collection of rare, retro automobiles. After finding a famous cartoonist's sketchbook, Mike puts in a call to an expert. And, the guys visit an Atlanta aficionado who appraises their new thousand-dollar pottery collection.
S01 E11Apr 5, 2010
Fill'er Up Apr 5, 2010 Mike and Frank look up a Georgia collector whose storage shed is jam-packed with curios and movie memorabilia. They tour an awesome collection of vehicles in Florida but the owner proves reluctant to sell. And, the guys scour a treasure-filled outbuilding that seems too good to be true.
S01 E12Apr 5, 2010
Leland's Cafe Apr 5, 2010 This time on American Pickers... While visiting a reluctant seller with an incredible collection, Mike falls for two very rare bicycles. Can he keep a poker face and strike a deal? And, when they get a return invitation from Leland, the guys show up with a very special gift.
S01 E12May 24, 2017
Wheels and Deals May 24, 2017 From a collection of rare Indian motorcycles to a one of a kind custom Volkswagen bus, Mike and Frank have a passion for anything on wheels; but are they willing to pony up the cash to get the deals done?
S01 E13Jun 8, 2010
Art of the Deal Jun 8, 2010 Mike and Frank comb through a collector's buildings in North Carolina and find a 1950 Studebaker that Mike falls in love with; hoping to sell a choice vintage sign, the guys pay a visit to friend and NASCAR champion Ryan Newman.
S01 E14Jun 15, 2010
Buddy's Booby Trap Jun 15, 2010 Mike and Frank find something they've never seen before while visiting a local legend in North Carolina; Frank finds a gold mine of signs on a farm.
S01 E15Jun 22, 2010
Gordon's Gold Mine Jun 22, 2010 Mike and Frank find the holy grail of picking in Gordon's cement factory; the guys scour the inventory of a father-and-son picking duo; the guys meet Mary who has inherited a 300-acre property.
S01 E16Jun 29, 2010
Smooth Operators Jun 29, 2010 As the guys finish their trip through the South, Danielle finds them the mother lode of rare motorbike parts; an incredible discovery guaranteed to impress their friend and NASCAR champion Ryan Newman.
S01 E17Jul 6, 2010
Getting the Boot Jul 6, 2010 In Kansas, the guys pick through a promising farmyard, but are frustrated when they find nothing to buy; a demolition expert ponders selling a rare grave marker and a giant boot; Junior's oilcan collection comes at a high price.
S01 E18Jul 27, 2010
Easy Riders Jul 27, 2010 Mike and Frank are in Missouri, heading towards an inherited old farm with plenty of promise. But then Danielle calls with news about an ultimate prize. She's tracked down a prolific collector with a rare 1937 Harley Knucklehead. Close to their target, and revved up about the classic bike, the guys agree to speed pick the old farm before moving on. But once there, Mike gets lost in multiple outbuildings filled with possibilities.
S01 E19Aug 3, 2010
Psychic Pickings Aug 3, 2010 The guys stop in at Sam and Stan's steel yard where they go on a high-speed golf cart tour of massive hangar and outbuildings; the team goes freestyling and comes across an old farm; the guys come across Greg, who claims he's a psychic picker.
S01 E20Aug 10, 2010
One Pony Town Aug 10, 2010 Lifelong picker and yard sale aficionado Lester is known by his neighbors as the "spooky collector;" the guys visit a hard-core Illinois collector who says he wants to downsize; the guys pay a return visit to their "picking mamma," Judy.
S01 E21Aug 17, 2010
Hobo Jack Aug 17, 2010 Danielle tells the guys they need to step up their game; Mike and Frank uncover lots of great stuff in Tony's sprawling Illinois collection; Ken has room after room of unusual items; Danielle calls with a lead about Hobo Jack.
S01 E22Sep 7, 2010
Laurel and Hardy Sep 7, 2010 The guys visit a serious collector who is in the mood to sell; Mike and Frank stop in at the geodesic dome home of biker couple; the guys visit two retirees who live in a former honky-tonk spot; Frank and Mike interview Danielle about her raise.
S01 E23Sep 14, 2010
Frank Flips Sep 14, 2010 The guys pick the storage locker of a fellow picker named 2D; Mike and Frank visit a woman who hopes to clear out some of her late father's collection; at a Wisconsin farm the guys get caught up in the weird world of Hippie Tom.
S01 E24Oct 5, 2010
Mike's Breakdown Oct 5, 2010 Mike dives into an amazing Michigan collection but Frank seems to have lost his picking mojo; the guys visit a Wisconsin property that features a reconstituted vintage town; Frank senses engine trouble with the van while Mike ignores the signs.
S01 E25Oct 12, 2010
Pint-Sized Picker Oct 12, 2010 Mike takes his young nephew on his first pick; in Wisconsin, an eccentric mother-daughter duo is selling their extraordinary 1856 home and everything in it; the guys visit packrat Tim and his 10,000 square feet of junk; Danielle plots her payback.
S01 E26Dec 7, 2010
A Banner Pick Dec 7, 2010 While picking in Pennsylvania, Danielle sends the guys to Bushkill Park--a century-old amusement park that's seen much better days. Hoping to eventually renovate and reopen, owner Neil is motivated to sell just about anything. And, after stepping back in time and playing in the old funhouse, Mike spies a couple of rare vintage sideshow banners. Also in this episode... Deb wants husband Tom to clear out his sprawling collections so they can enjoy their retirement on the road in their RV. But he's reluctant to sell his prized possessions. Later, in New York City, the guys meet an expert who has shocking news about Mike's new circus posters. In Staten Island, a cavernous abandoned storage unit yields plenty of carnival keepsakes.
S01 E27Dec 14, 2010
Danielle Goes Picking Dec 14, 2010 After years of begging Mike and Frank to let her go on a pick, Danielle finally gets her chance. The three head out to visit a major collector with a barn full of hidden treasures. Next, Frank agrees to fill in for Danielle at the shop while she hits the road with Mike. In Pennsylvania, they pick the oddball home of two eccentric characters, and Danielle comes up with a winner when she tracks down a century-old hotel that's been vacant for years. Rooms full of furniture and a valuable pinball machine await.
S01 E28Dec 21, 2010
What's in the Box? Dec 21, 2010 Mike and Frank visit a New York collector who's filled a train station with vintage cars, and although the cars are hot, the prices cool their engines. But the pick isn't as good as it looks until Mike finds a mysterious Italian trunk that hasn't been opened in 50 years...and though it's driving him crazy, he waits until he gets home to open it. The guys stop in at a New Hampshire home with a weathervane on the roof constructed from a real Harley motorbike. Inside, the couple's sprawling collection includes a room full of retro arcade games. And finally, auctioneer Paul's Rhode Island property is packed with treasures his late father rescued from the trash. Mike spies an impeccable 1967 Triumph motorbike and Frank buys a slew of vintage toy trucks. But the best is hidden inside a barn that hasn't been touched in 15 years.
S01 E29Dec 28, 2010
Fairlane Fever Dec 28, 2010 Mike and Frank challenge Danielle to sell a vintage carnival ride they've been storing for months. Meanwhile, the guys visit a collector with amazing pieces including an old gambling game used to get customers to spend more money. Later, the guys pick the International Clown Hall of Fame, where they find an amazing miniature automated carnival. And finally, after seeing at a Yamaha dirt bike for sale on a front lawn, retired mechanic Norm opens his garage to reveal a smoking-hot, 1967 Ford Fairlane muscle car. It's love at first sight for Mike, but will his emotions get in the way of getting a great deal?
S01 E30Nov 15, 2017
Mike's Garage Nov 15, 2017 Mike's love of everything automotive is explored through these garage related picks.
S01 E31Dec 13, 2017
Unique Rides Dec 13, 2017 Mike and Frank get rev'd up over rides that are one of a kind.
S01 E32Dec 18, 2017
Mikey Likes It Dec 18, 2017 The Boys are hitting the road to look for items that make Mike Wolfe howl!
S01 E33Dec 27, 2017
Big Money Rides Dec 27, 2017 Mike and Frank are on the lookout for rusty gold and are willing to fork over the money it will take to take these items home.
S01 E36Jan 10, 2018
War and Picks Jan 10, 2018 Mike and Frank hit the road in search of all things Militaria.
S01 E38Jan 24, 2018
Crazy Collections Jan 24, 2018 Ancient mummies, space age automobiles, and even junk tributes to ex-lovers; these collectors have the craziest collections that Mike and Frank have ever picked through.
S01 E39Feb 23, 2018
Rare Restoration Feb 23, 2018 Mike and Frank find some diamonds in the rough and get them polished up and restored to their former glory.
S01 E40Feb 27, 2018
Games of Skill and Chance Feb 27, 2018 It's ax throwing, golf, billiards, and arcade games for Mike, Frank, Robbie, and Danielle when they place bets and play games on items that bring them back to their childhood.
S01 E41Apr 2, 2018
Backwoods Pickin' Apr 2, 2018 Mike and Frank go way off road searching the backwoods for one of a kind picks.
S01 E42Apr 5, 2018
Hot Rods and Customs Apr 5, 2018 Mike and Franks are on the hunt for Hot Rods and Classic Cars.
S01 E43Apr 13, 2018
Hollywood Gold Apr 13, 2018 Mike and Frank are star struck as they search for blockbuster movie picks.
S01 E44Apr 25, 2018
We Got Gas Apr 25, 2018 Mike and Frank want to top off their tank with all kinds of gas station goodness.
S01 E45May 1, 2018
Junkyard Treasures May 1, 2018 One man's junk is another man's treasure. Mike and Frank dig through America's junkyards searching for rusty gold!
S01 E47May 16, 2018
Man Cave Mania May 16, 2018 Mike and Frank search for items worthy of display in a Man Cave.
S01 E48May 23, 2018
Father Picks Best May 23, 2018 Fathers know best when it comes to picking. Mike and Frank meet up with fellow picking families.
S01 E49May 29, 2018
Mike's Motorcycle Club May 29, 2018 Mike and Frank are cruising the country in search of the best motorcycles they can find.
S01 E50Jul 5, 2018
Big Money Motors Jul 5, 2018 Mike and Frank take two iconic, rusted-out rat rods and transform them back into the classic American cars that they once were.